When done right contouring can really help enhance your gorgeous features and make them look more defined. However, not every woman has her contouring game in place. If you are one of them and constantly struggle with your contouring stick or palette, here’s some good news.

We have a detailed video that is a step by step contouring guide for beginners, watch it here:

Start by choosing the right shade
 

Start by choosing the right shade

Just like foundation shades, contour shades also differ from one skin tone to the other. Opt for a shade which is at least two shades darker than your foundation to get the best results.

Where to apply
 

Where to apply

Applying it to the right areas if of extreme importance to get prominent cheekbones, narrow nose and defined jawline.

How to apply
 

How to apply

As a beginner you need to be subtle when it comes to contouring, glide it under your cheekbones on the sides of your nose and on the jawline. Blend it well and be careful of over application. Start with a light layer and add more if required.

Finish it off with a bronzer and highlighter to complete the look and enhance your best features!